Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
5 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121022
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 09 '21 at 23:12
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%
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 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
64.6% Good
Memory 81.5
1-Core 69.9
2-Core 136
60% 95.7 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 411
43% 335 Pts
64-Core 387
26% 387 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 465.89
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 91.6
Reflection 88.8
Parallax 94.6
74% 91.7 fps
Splatting 71.2
2% 71.2 fps
Poor: 65% Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC240G1SA754D117-820 240GB
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1114B
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 479
Write 290
Mixed 273
77% 347 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 27.3
93% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 169
144% 211 MB/s
Poor: 56% Great: 96%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
7TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 28 29 30 30 30 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
22.1% Poor
Read 29.3
Write 26
Mixed 26.6
SusWrite 29
38% 27.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 1.4
176% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
46.8% Average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 17.5
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.9
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 6,995 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $530
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